Coronavirus (COVID-19) Testing

Testing helps prevent and contain the spread of COVID-19. If you have symptoms or were exposed to someone with suspected or confirmed COVID-19, you should be tested, regardless of your vaccination status.

How Can I Get A COVID-19 Test?

At-Home COVID-19 Tests

Need an at-home COVID-19 test? Learn how to order 4 free at-home tests for your household at

COVID-19 Test and Treatment Locations

There are now “Test to Treat” locations where you can get both COVID-19 testing and treatment.

If you test positive at a different location or with an at-home test, you can also go to these Test-to-Treat locations to receive a prescription from a qualified health care provider and treatment on the spot if eligible.

Learn about community-based testing sites including test-to-treat locations.

Making COVID-19 Tests Safe and Available

HHS continues to safely accelerate the authorizations and availability of COVID-19 tests.

Learn more about the testing approval and validation process:

Content created by Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs (ASPA)
Content last reviewed